Monthly Archives: November 2018

Trivia 2019 Week 2

Who was the founder of Glen Ellen ski area?

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Sugarbush Celebrates its 60th Season!

For me the beginning of the ski season in 1968 was the weekend of November 9th when Sugarbush opened. Remember that was before any areas had significant snowmaking so that early opening was based on natural snow. The only lift … Continue reading

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Trivia 2019 Week 1

What ski area was known as “Mascara Mountain?”

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Remembering 1968

Wow! About a week ago I wouldn’t have thought that the ski season was going to start on schedule, but what a great start! This season is special to me as it marks my 50th year as a “Vermont skier!” … Continue reading

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The New Season!

RetroSki columns will begin Thanksgiving week for the 2018-19 season! It’s snowing as I write this so the ski season should be off to a good start! So dust off those 205’s, lace ski boots, and stretch pants for another … Continue reading

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